Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Radio Airplay 1
Sales Data 2
Streaming Data 3
This week's most popular R&B/Hip-Hop songs, based on radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen Music, sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music and streaming activity data from online music sources tracked by Nielsen Music. Songs are defined as current if they are newly-released titles, or songs receiving widespread airplay and/or sales activity for the first time.
2 Last Week: 1

What Have You Done For Me Lately

Janet Jackson
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
3 Last Week: 3

A Little Bit Of Love (Is All It Takes)

New Edition
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 15
4 Last Week: 5

Going In Circles

The Gap Band
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 2

Saturday Love

Cherrelle With Alexander O'Neal
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 19
6 Last Week: 8

I Can't Wait

Nu Shooz
Last Week 8
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 11

Overjoyed

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 11
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 15

Crush On You

The Jets
Last Week 15
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 16

Rock Me Amadeus

Falco
Last Week 16
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 19

I Have Learned To Respect The Power Of Love

Stephanie Mills
Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 10
Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 15
13 Last Week: 18

Party Freak

Ca$hflow
Last Week 18
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 7

Your Smile

Rene & Angela
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
15 Last Week: 9

Another Night

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 16
16 Last Week: 22

I'm Not Gonna Let (You Get The Best Of Me)

Colonel Abrams
Last Week 22
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 13

Sugar Free

Juicy
Last Week 13
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 14
18 Last Week: 20

I Think It's Love

Jermaine Jackson
Last Week 20
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 23

(Nothing Serious) Just Buggin'

Whistle
Last Week 23
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 25

Best Friends

ET (Eddie Townes)
Last Week 25
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 27

Restless

Starpoint
Last Week 27
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 29

If You Should Ever Be Lonely

Val Young
Last Week 29
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 14

Computer Love

Zapp
Last Week 14
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 18
24 Last Week: 12

How Will I Know

Whitney Houston
Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
25 Last Week: 26
Last Week 26
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 15
26 Last Week: 30

The Heat Of Heat

Patti Austin
Last Week 30
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 17

Tender Love

Force M.D.'s
Last Week 17
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 22
28 Last Week: 40

Rock The Bells

LL Cool J
Last Week 40
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 15
29 Last Week: 33

Love Is Just A Touch Away

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 33
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 37

I'll Be All You Ever Need

Trinere
Last Week 37
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 38

Chief Inspector

Wally Badarou
Last Week 38
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 42

Under The Influence

Vanity
Last Week 42
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 36

Unselfish Lover

Full Force
Last Week 36
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 28
Last Week 28
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 13
37 Last Week: 39

Loves On Fire

Aleem Featuring Leroy Burgess
Last Week 39
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 24

Do Me Baby

Meli'sa Morgan
Last Week 24
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
39 Last Week: 55

On My Own

Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald
Last Week 55
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
  • Biggest gain in airplay
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 53
Last Week 53
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 52

Never As Good As The First Time

Sade
Last Week 52
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 47

If Your Heart Isn't In It

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 47
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 43
Last Week 43
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 10
44 Last Week: 51

Do It To Me Good (Tonight)

Michael Henderson
Last Week 51
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 34

In The Morning Time

Tramaine
Last Week 34
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 13
46 Last Week: 49
Last Week 49
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 41

Secret Lovers

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 41
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 26
49 Last Week: 59

Oh, Louise

Junior
Last Week 59
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 62
Last Week 62
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance